At the Washington leg of the Live Earth concert, Al Gore slammed what he called global warming doubters for trying to block the event’s Washington venue. "Some who don’t understand what is now at…
Via hologram, Al Gore kicked off the event to some 47,000 in Sydney, with Crowded House and Earthmother among the performers. The event itself has enjoyed a wave of publicity in recent days, focusing…
FORT DODGE, IOWA—When he stepped onto a makeshift stage at an historic town square here today, presidential contender Chris Dodd peered out at the faces of anticipation and instantly quipped that he…
Barack Obama outraised Hillary Clinton nationwide in campaign fund-raising in the second quarter of 2007. But that doesn't necessarily mean he'll lead the pack when it comes to bringing in Hollywood…
Another hefty fine has been imposed in the U.K. following the premium telephone TV scandal. Call TV service provider Eckoh U.K., which ran the call TV segment for Channel 4 show "Richard & Judy," has…
Paramount and J.J. Abrams are playing coy about a mystery-shrouded trailer running before "Transformers'' in theaters around the country.
A national task force studying the influence of media on childhood obesity will release its formal report in September, not in mid-July as originally skedded, task force leaders announced Thursday.
Facing severe financial problems, Munich-based world sales company Cine-Intl. Filmvertrieb has shuttered while it seeks investors to take over the company, or at least its film library.
Undeterred by a surprise legal setback, pay TV industry group the Cable and Satellite Broadcasting Assn. of Asia has vowed to press on with litigation against Telmarc Cable Corp., one of three…
On the eve of Independence Day, audiences packed the newly opened Guthrie Theater in downtown Minneapolis for the staging of the Sherman Edwards/Peter Stone musical "1776." What better way to mark…
A former sales representative for Mantra Films and Girls Gone Wild has filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against the two companies, their founder, Joe Francis, and another individual.